Coaches Room

SafeSport Funding for Coaches

By | July 10th, 2021|

Hello Dragon Coaches! Hydro One along with the Coaches Association of Ontario is offering grants to coaches of up to $2,000 to assist with getting back to sport. This grant aims to support Ontario coaches and participants with the tools they need to get back on the playing field, while keeping safety top of mind. Sport plays a vital role in our communities, and has been sorely missed over the past year. While we are very excited at the prospect of resuming play, we also recognize that there will be new costs (including: PPE, individual equipment, and more) that many [...]

Welcome Back – Dragon Hockey Registration Open August 1st 2021

By | July 10th, 2021|

Welcome Back! Attention Dragons We are looking forward to the start of the 2021-2022 hockey season and are excited to soon be seeing all of your smiling faces at the rink. In the past couple of weeks we have started to see some very positive direction and planning from the Province's reopening and Return to Play for indoor sports. On May 20th, 2021, the Ontario government revealed a three-step Provincial Reopening Plan. In Stage 3 it is projected that all indoor sports leagues will be able to resume team play with possible restrictions. Currently within the Step 3 Reopening plan, [...]

Important Registration Update Information (JUNE 29th Update)

By | June 29th, 2021|

Mississauga, June 29th, 2021   Important - Registration Update Information for 2021-2022 Season Hockey Canada has developed and have been implementing a new "Hockey Canada Registration" (HCR) System for the upcoming season. The GTHL had originally planned a launch for all house league registration on June 7.  A decision was recently made to extend that launch date to mid July to ensure we were able to assist registrars with training and trouble shooting. Unfortunately over the past few days it has become apparent that there remains some serious technical issues that need to be resolved. Not resolving these before launching [...]

Annual General Meeting (AGM) June 15th, 8:15pm – via Zoom

By | May 20th, 2021|

Hello Dragon Nation, We would like to express our thanks and gratitude to all of our essential workers that continue to provide the services that we rely on during the ongoing COVID restrictions. Although we did not get on the ice this season, we still have a little house keeping that needs to happen - our annual AGM. The date of the AGM is on June 15 at 8:15pm. It will be held via Zoom. The notice/agenda is attached. If you are interested in attending, please let me know and I will forward you the Zoom link. As we plan [...]

Heartland Dragons Accepting 2021-2022 Coaching Applications

By | March 19th, 2021|

Attention all Hockey Coaches! The Heartland Dragons Hockey Association is now accepting applications for head coaching positions for our A and Gold and House League teams for the 2021/22 season. Please go on our website at www.heartlanddragons.com and complete an application and you will be contacted within 24 hours to arrange an interview. For any questions or to learn more about our association please contact Cary Leon , Head Coach A/Gold division at cary@brantsec.com or 416-220-8625 OR Joe Indovina, Head Coach House League at hlcoach@heartlanddragons.com  We will be accepting applications and will inform all successful candidates shortly afterwards (subject to [...]

Join Heartland Dragons in FREE Virtual “JOGA” Session

By | March 13th, 2021|Tags: , , , , |

Hello Dragon Nation, We are pleased to announce a special offer by Kyla Scoville, Heartland Dragons Director of Junior Dragons Program & Junior Dragon Head Coach. (See flyer by clicking here: JOGA_Heartland Flyer) Kyla is offering a free virtual JOGA session for our Heartland Dragons players aged 6 (Born 2015) to 19 (Born 2002). Players will be broken in two groups U11 (2011-2015) and U20 (2002-2010). JOGA is a neuromuscular movement system that combines the benefits of Yoga with the biomechanics of sport.  Created specifically for an athlete's body and mindset. JOGA enhances athletic performance, improves concentration, decreases recovery time [...]

Heartland Dragons Goalie and Shooting Clinics

By | March 1st, 2021|

Attention Dragon Nation, ALL GOALIE AND SHOOTING CLINIC DATE TBA FOR 2021-22 SEASON We are adding a new shooting clinic on Sundays at Paramount Rink 3 at TBA. There will only be 1 session that day and will be limited to 6 shooters as we will have two instructors.  Session will be 50 minutes in length. Registration will open on Saturday, TBA at 10am. Sunday #1 -  TBA  $135 for 5 weeks Sunday #2 - TBA  $135 for 5 weeks Sunday #3 - TBA  $110 for 4 weeks Registration Link: https://go.teamsnap.com/forms/211238 Coach Joe They are only available to registered House League Players [...]

Annual General Meeting – July 7th, 2020

By | June 15th, 2020|

Dear Dragon Nation, You are invited to the Heartland Dragons Hockey Association Annual General Meeting! The Heartland Dragons Hockey Association AGM will take place on July 7, 2020 at 7pm. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our AGM this year will be via a Zoom Meeting. It is open to all families of the Heartland Dragons. If you wish to attend, please send an email to : hlcoach@heartlanddragons.com Please stay safe and keep well.   Be a part of the action.  Be a part of the team.  Be a part of the community. BOARD MEMBER SEATS are AVAILABLE for 2020-2021 Season. [...]

FAQ from the GTHL on the cancellation of hockey, March 15, 2020

By | March 18th, 2020|

          FAQ from the GTHL on the cancellation of hockey, March 15, 2020 Q- My daughter is on a team that has a chance at a GTHL championship. I know that Hockey Canada has shut down hockey for the season, but I still hope that there might be a chance that hockey will go on, especially for playoff teams. Is that possible? A→No, hockey for this season is over.   Q- The Hockey Canada announcement uses the phrase “until further notice”. What does that mean? A→The 2019-20 season is cancelled. The Hockey Canada Board will decide [...]

DRAGON DANCE! Friday Nov 15th

By | October 18th, 2019|

Hi Dragon Parents, Friends and Fam! When was the last time you treated yourself to a real night out?? One where you could have a wonderful dinner with a group of great friends and watch your child’s coaches try to dance?? Please join us for this amazing night… Doors open at 6:30pm Le Treport Banquet Centre The fabulous James Lupo of Black Tie Entertainment is our DJ, there are door prizes, auction items and fundraising opportunities for your team. Talk to your fellow parents, grab your neighbors, get a table together, book a sitter…it promises to be a tremendously fun [...]